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Waste-Free Mission: Kerala Restricts Use Of Plastic, Promotes Eco-friendly Alternatives In Government Offices

Waste-Free Mission: Kerala Restricts Use Of Plastic, Promotes Eco-friendly Alternatives In Government Offices
Kerala News
Kerala takes a step in a bid to fulfill its dream of a waste-free state, restricts the use of plastic items in government offices ...
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No Marriage Certificates Will Be Granted If Found Guilty Of Using Plastic Plates During Wedding In This Village Of Kerala

The squads comprising of Suchitwa Mission and revenue department officials in Kerala will conduct inspections at marriage halls, convention centres and hotels and families found violating this rule will be punished
Kerala News Plastic Waste
Phenomena of Green Weddings in Kerala goes big, now, a village in Kannur district has come up with more stringent rules in a bid to make Kerala a zero-waste state ...
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Kerala To Switch Over To Gas-operated Crematoriums

Kerala To Switch Over To Gas-operated Crematoriums
Air Pollution Kerala News
Eco-friendly gas-operated crematoriums are not only cost-effective and time-saving, but also smoke and smell-free ...
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Kerala’s Annual Chariot Festival Will Be Green This Year

Kerala’s Annual Chariot Festival Will Be Green This year
Kerala News
Kerala's annual rathotsavam festival will see non-recyclable plastic waste including glass, plates, carry bags and festoons being avoided during the festival days and feast will be served on eco-friendly plates ...
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‘Your Garbage, Your Responsibility’, With This As Their Mantra, Thiruvananthapuram Shows How To Manage Waste Effectively

‘Your Garbage, Your Responsibility’, With This As Their Mantra, Thiruvananthapuram Shows How To Manage Waste Effectively
Kerala Waste Management
While India struggles to make waste segregation at source mandatory, there is one city – Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala that has taken a step forward and is on its way to make composting organic waste at the source compulsory ...
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Kerala On Its Way To Go 100% Swachh: First The State Tackled Open Defecation Effectively And Now It Aims To Go Waste Free

Kerala On Its Way To Go 100% Swachh: First The State Tackled Open Defecation Effectively And Now It Aims To Go Waste Free
Kerala Swachh Report Card
First Kerala becomes a model state by declaring its rural areas open defecation free and now it is on its way to be declared as first 100% waste free state. Here's the success story of 'God's own country' ...
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Madras High Court Directs Coimbatore Official To Appear In Court Over Illegal Dumping Of Hazardous Waste

Madras High Court Directs Coimbatore Official To Appear In Court Over Illegal Dumping Of Hazardous Waste
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A petition alleges that that chemical waste, e-waste, and medical waste transported from Kerala is illegally dumped in the border district in Tamil Nadu causing pollution ...
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E-Toilets With Feedback Feature, A Kerala Social Enterprise’s Initiative To Involve People To Improve Services

To Make Urban Uttar Pradesh Open Defecation Free By 2022, Additional Assistance Of Rs 12,000 Will Be Given Per Toilet
Kerala News
A user can simply press the feedback switch if the floor is dirty and this will send an e-notification to the web server, post which the floor will automatically be cleaned after the user exits the e-toilet ...
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An Innovation To Help Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Kerala Students Launch A Robotic Device To Monitor River Pollution

An Innovation To Help Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Kerala Students Launch A Robotic Device To Monitor River Pollution
Features Innovations Kerala
Soon, checking dissolved water pollution in India’s water bodies and alerting the defaulter industries can be done with ease, all thanks to these college students from Kerala ...
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Kerala To Launch Massive Cleanliness Drive, Seeks Help From Educational Institutes

Kerala To Launch Massive Cleanliness Drive, Seeks Help From Educational Institutes
Kerala News
The 3-day cleanliness drive that will begin from June 27 aims to cut down garbage in open dumping spots and clear mosquito breeding sources which have been responsible in spreading diseases like dengue and H1N1 ...
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Weddings In Kerala Go Green, Non-Biodegradable Items To Be Prohibited

The squads comprising of Suchitwa Mission and revenue department officials in Kerala will conduct inspections at marriage halls, convention centres and hotels and families found violating this rule will be punished
Kerala News Plastic Waste
The squads comprising Suchitwa Mission and revenue department officials in Kerala will conduct inspections at marriage halls, convention centres and hotels and families found violating this rule will be punished ...
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Waste Management: Kerala Soon To Propose A Law To Recycle E-Waste

IT Firm Raises Concern Over E-Waste Generation In Odisha, Says It May Touch 2050 Million Tonnes By 2021
Kerala News
Presently, the electronic waste generated in Kerala is sent to neigbouring states of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu for recycling. To encourage reprocessing, the government will provide land to entrepreneurs who come up with recycling units ...
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